Black Tie Explained

Black Tie & Tuxedos Explained with 1930s Fashion Illustrations

After seeing the black tie outfits at the Oscars, we were quite disappointed, and while it is always easy to critique others, it is more difficult but also more helpful to show great examples of elegant tuxedo outfits. Therefore we decided to create a hands-on black tie series that helps men look dapper in a tuxedo or dinner jacket without having to sacrifice individual style. Read more

30 vs 300 Shirt

$30 vs $300 Dress Shirt – How To Find A Quality Shirt

Often, people do not understand why one cotton shirt cost so much more than another cotton shirt. Just like the quality and price can range considerably when it comes to cotton fabric, the construction of a shirt also has an enormous impact on its price. Today, we discuss the differences in the construction of shirts and how you can spot a quality shirt in the sea of mediocre or bad shirts. Read more

Bernhard Roetzel

How To Dress Like a Gentleman – Interview with Bernhard Roetzel

What is a Gentleman? And how do you dress like one? That’s a question many men would like to know how to answer. In today’s interview we talk about it with Bernhard Roetzel, who is the author of the most popular book on the subject. His book, Gentleman: A Timeless Guide to Fashion, has sold over 1 million copies and has been translated into many languages. We’ll also discuss his new book, Bespoke Menswear, wardrobe basics, and much more. Enjoy the interview!

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